Sunday, November 10, 2002

Ossuary Inscription is a Fake!


The bone-box is original; the first inscription, which is in Aramaic, "Jacob son of Joseph," is authentic. The second half of the inscription, "brother of Jesus," is a poorly executed fake and a later addition. This report has already been distributed on at least two scholarly lists.

http://www.aish.com/societyWork/sciencenature/The_James_Ossuary_Inscription.asp

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